Cambodia Reports No New COVID-19 Case for Two Days Consecutively

AKP Phnom Penh, April 05, 2020 —

Cambodia reported no new case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for two days consecutively, but another recovered case, said the Ministry of Health in a press release made public this morning.

The new recovered case is a 62-year-old Malaysian national in Kampong Cham province who came to Cambodia for a religious affair. He has been discharged from Kampong Cham provincial hospital after being tested negative twice.

As of 07:00 am on April 05, 2020, Cambodia has recorded 114 COVID-19 confirmed cases, including 49 Cambodians, 40 French, 13 Malaysians, 5 British, 2 Americans, 2 Indonesians, one Canadian, one Belgian, and one Chinese. Of them, 50 have been successfully cured.

Since the first case detected in Preah Sihanouk province in late January, the COVID-19 pandemic has now hit 13 provinces and capital of Cambodia.

By C. Nika